Docent Memorial Lecture | Joseph Wright of Derby’s The Old Man and Death POSTPONED

When:
April 7, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
2020-04-07T17:00:00-04:00
2020-04-07T17:15:00-04:00
Docent Memorial Lecture | Joseph Wright of Derby's The Old Man and Death POSTPONED

This event is postponed. A new date will be announced when available. 

5pm reception and gallery viewing, 6pm lecture

A visit from the skeletal image of death is the subject of the Wadsworth’s celebrated painting The Old Man and Death. Elizabeth Barker, director of the Frick Collection in Pittsburgh, will contextualize the allegorical subject by the British artist Joseph Wright of Derby. Free. Enter at 29 Atheneum Square North.

 

Generously sponsored by the Docent Council of the Wadsworth Atheneum